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Prep Girls Basketball : Days Creek takes down ‎Illinois‏ Valley , 47-34

CAVE JUNCTION - The Days Creek girls basketball team defeated Illinois Valley 47-34 Friday night in a non league matchup. Carlie Dossman led the Wolves (5-1) with 16 points and Kyla Crume had 11 points. Moriah Michaels added 10 points for the Wolves. Alexis Navarro had 13 points for Illinois Valley

NRTODAY.COM - 2017-12-16 04:52:00

Jury finds ‎Illinois‏ man guilty of rape , torture

DECATUR, Ill. (AP) An Illinois man has been found guilty of raping and torturing a woman who investigators say suffered cracked ribs and massive bruising from a baseball bat. Demariel T. Cunningham, 37, was convicted Thursday on charges that included aggravated criminal sexual assault causing bodily

BELOIT DAILY NEWS - 2017-12-16 03:20:00

RTA : State of ‎Illinois‏ needs to step up funding efforts

Commuters depart from a westbound Metra train in Glen Ellyn. The Regional Transportation Authority, which oversees Metra, says the state must provide more money for mass transit in the area. (Kevin Beese/Chronicle Media) RTA officials are concerned that Illinois may be left at the station when the f

CHRONICLEILLINOIS.COM - 2017-12-16 02:18:57

‎Illinois‏ Supreme Court reverses ruling in lawsuit

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) The Illinois Supreme Court has reversed a recent ruling and will now consider an appeal in a lawsuit against a town and three former police officers filed on behalf of a man who was wrongfully convicted in a 1993 murder case. The (Bloomington) Pantagraph reports that the Alan

BELOIT DAILY NEWS - 2017-12-15 21:13:00

‎Illinois‏ Fighting Illini Scouting Report : New Mexico State Aggies

How can the Illini come out on top in the "Lou Henson Bowl"? The Illini take on the New Mexico State Aggies this Saturday night at the United Center in downtown Chicago. The Illini and the Aggies share a common bond: Lou Henson. Henson's Illinois coaching career was bookended by two stints at New

MSN.COM - 2017-12-15 16:16:06

‎Illinois‏ man gets 69-year sentence for killing man at party

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) A 20-year-old man has been sentenced to 69 years in prison for fatally shooting a man at a party near the University of Illinois. Robbie Patton was convicted in September of first-degree murder in the 2016 killing of 22-year-old George Korchev and aggravated battery with a firea

BELOIT DAILY NEWS - 2017-12-15 15:33:00

Video Shows Coyote Attack Terrier in ‎Illinois‏ Family 's Backyard

"These coyotes are hungry, aggressive and they're looking for older animals that they can prey upon," Barnaby warned An Illinois family is issuing a warning to other pet owners after their dog was attacked by a coyote in their backyard. Surveillance video captured the moment a stray coyote charged a

NBC SAN DIEGO - 2017-12-15 14:51:52

Man sentenced in fatal shooting near University of ‎Illinois‏

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) A 20-year-old man has been sentenced to 69 years in a 2016 fatal shooting during a party near the University of Illinois. Judge Roger Webber sentenced Robbie Patton Thursday. Patton was convicted in September of first-degree murder for 22-year-old George Korchev's death. He was

BELOIT DAILY NEWS - 2017-12-15 04:03:00